The Prophet (version 5)

Read by Ruth Golding

(5 stars; 5 reviews)

The Prophet is the best known work of Khalil Gibran, also known as Kahlil Gibran, a Lebanese American poet and artist.

The poetic prose of The Prophet has delighted readers for generations, and the book became particularly popular in the 1960s. Al-Mustafa the prophet, who has lived abroad for many years, is about to board a ship home when he is stopped by a group of people with whom he discusses many aspects of life and the human condition, including love, children, freedom, reason and passion, pain, self-knowledge and death.

- Summary by Ruth Golding and Wikipedia
This recording was originally published on and was later released on Librivox when US copyright permitted. (1 hr 31 min)


Part 1 47:17 Read by Ruth Golding
Part 2 44:11 Read by Ruth Golding



(5 stars)

I enjoyed this book. Ruth's voice was amazing.


(5 stars)

Wonderful book and a wonderful reader.